Marcela Melo

Marcela Melo

Cabinet Manager, Assistant to the Executive Direction

Colombian nationality. Master cum laude in Peace and Security Research and Policy from the University of Hamburg, Germany. Professional in International Relations and Psychology with emphasis in social community psychology from Universidad del Rosario, Colombia. More than 4 years of experience in qualitative research with the Command and Staff School of the German Armed Forces, the University of Hamburg, the University of Rosario.

Experiences with the Politécnico Grancolombiano in the implementation of programmes with ethnic communities and civil society, Peacebuilding programmes, management of social projects and comparative studies in Latin America and the Caribbean. She also worked at the Colombian Mission to the United Nations in New York, and at the Consulate General of Seville in Spain. She speaks Spanish, English, French, German and Italian.